How to find a side of a square ?

20 Answers

  • John
    Lv 6
    2 years ago

    According given information ,such as parameter ,Area ,etc....

    other wise just by measure it .

  • 2 years ago

    Say the perimeter of a square is 44 inches.

    The formula P = 4s is used.

    44 inches = 4s, where s is side of square.

    44 inches ÷ 4 = s

    11 inches = s

    What if the area is 49 inches^2?

    A = s^2.

    49 = s^2

    sqrt{49} = sqrt{s^2}

    7 inches = side of square.

    Did you follow?

  • Zheia
    Lv 6
    2 years ago

    Look for a square first.

  • 2 years ago

    You find the area of a square by squaring the length of one of its sides.

    If you know the area, you can find the length of each side by taking the square root of area.

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  • 2 years ago

    Measure it with a ruler.

    Take the square root of the area.

  • Como
    Lv 7
    2 years ago

    Measure it.

  • John
    Lv 4
    2 years ago

    If you're caught in a square shaped fence area,

    you can find out the edge by going in any direction.

  • 2 years ago

    step one. identify the square

    step two. realise that a square is made out of sides. 4 of them.

    step three. point to a side.

    congrats! you have found a side!

  • 2 years ago

    Take the square root of its area.

  • 2 years ago

    I suspect there is more to your question? Maybe specific information?

    Otherwise, if you have a square, finding the side is straightforward.

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